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1. A line or tracing denoting varying values of commodities, temperatures, urinary output, etc.; more generally, any geometric or pictorial representation of measurements that might otherwise be expressed in tabular form.

2. Visual display of the relationship between two variables, in which the values of one are plotted on the horizontal axis, the values of the other on the vertical axis; three-dimensional graphs that show relationships between three variables can be depicted and comprehended visually in two dimensions.

3. (Science: suffix) Something written, as in monograph, radiograph. The instrument for making a recording, as in kymograph, also, a writer; as autograph, crystograph, telegraph, photograph.

Origin: gr. Grafein, to write

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Recessive and dominant genetics - Pitx1 case study

... regions are non-functional in manatees or dolphins without hindlimbs? what about the dolphin with the hindlimb atavism. Than in the following graph the traits listed are Pelvis(green circle), nose(red square), jaw (blue triangle) to be honest the 2nd question has me completley stumped

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by scienceguy914
Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:44 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Recessive and dominant genetics - Pitx1 case study
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Graphs depicting qPCR fold change

I am interested in hearing people opinions about what is the best/accepted way to display the fold change values in a graph, specifically the fold change axis scale? I have seen it presented in one of 2 ways 99% of the time, but neither of these are ideal as far as I can tell: 1. ...

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by loudowns
Mon Jun 30, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Graphs depicting qPCR fold change
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Classification of non-coding RNA

... and ncRNAs and RandomForest-based prediction model for the classification of ncRNAs into different classes. The structural information based graph properties were used for the development of prediction model. See http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2164/15/127 http://crdd.osdd.net/raghava/rnacon/

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by raghavagps
Sat Feb 15, 2014 3:39 pm
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Classification of non-coding RNA
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Effect Of carbon dioxide on rate of photosynthesis

... is indeed oxygen - relights a glowing splint. Repeat at different lower CO2 concentrations by using different dilutions of a saturated solution. Graph the results placing CO2 concentration on the x-axis.

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by snowfall
Thu May 30, 2013 5:33 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Effect Of carbon dioxide on rate of photosynthesis
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Practical Examination (AS)

... read the pages in the book about the factors effecting enzymatic activity, as they may ask a few questions about the test you did and why your graph looks the way it does. i have high doubts you would need to use a microsope as you would be measuring the rate of enzyme-controlled reactions ...

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by marineman
Tue Apr 16, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Practical Examination (AS)
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